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Valerianella Genus

Corn salad

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General Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • WaterSemi-moist

Description

Valerianella genus (Corn salad). This genus consists of about 50 to 60 species of annual and biennials, with leaves which are linear to lanceolate and succulent. The flowers are white, red or blue, and are borne in terminal cymes.

Characteristics

Annuals or Biennials, Herbaceous

Cultivation

They are frost resistant, They can be grown in any sunny position in well-drained soil. You can propagate from seed in autumn and spring.

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